• Collier Seminole State Park

    The 7,271-acre Collier-Seminole State Park lies partly within the great mangrove swamp of southern Florida, one of the largest mangrove swamps in the world. A wide variety of wildlife, including several imperiled species, inhabits this unusual blend of temperate and tropical native plant communities. Collier-Seminole State Park features vegetation and wildlife typical of Florida’s Everglades. Although rare elsewhere, the park covers one of three original stands of royal palm in Florida, coexisting with large areas of mangrove swamp.

    The park is the site of a National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark, the last existing Bay City Walking Dredge. Built in 1924, it was used to build the Tamiami Trail Highway (U.S. 41) through the Everglades and Big Cypress Swamp, linking Tampa and Miami and opening southwest Florida to travelers.

  • Amenities/Features

    • Boat Ramp
    • Canoe / Kayak Launch
    •Historic Site
    • Interpretive Exhibit
    • Pets
    -Pets are allowed in most areas of the park. However, pets are not allowed in park buildings.
    • Picnic Pavilion
    • Camping

    • Bicycling
    • Birding
    • Boating / Boat Tours
    • Camping Primitive
    • Paddling
    • Fishing
    • Geo-Seeking
    • Hiking
    • Picnicking
    • Wildlife Viewing
  • Address/Location

    Collier Seminole State Park
    20200 Tamiami Trail E.
    Naples FL 34114
    Office Phone: 239-394-3397
    Website: Collier Seminole State Park